Acting A to Z (Revised Second Edition): The Young Person's Guide to a Stage Or Screen Career

Acting A to Z (Revised Second Edition): The Young Person's Guide to a Stage Or Screen Career

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by Katherine Mayfield
     
 

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Lots of kids want to be actors. Thousands of them. Millions of them. The ones who are serious need a copy of Acting A to Z. Industry insider Katherine Mayfield explains exactly what it's like to be an actor, including what kind of training the young person will need, comparisons of the different types of acting, how to find work, how to prepare for an audition,

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Lots of kids want to be actors. Thousands of them. Millions of them. The ones who are serious need a copy of Acting A to Z. Industry insider Katherine Mayfield explains exactly what it's like to be an actor, including what kind of training the young person will need, comparisons of the different types of acting, how to find work, how to prepare for an audition, and what to expect during rehearsal. There's also tons of helpful information on unions, casting directors, headshots, resumes, and much more. Reassuring without being patronizing, Acting A to Z is the one book that every aspiring child actor needs.

From the Trade Paperback edition.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780307875211
Publisher:
Potter/TenSpeed/Harmony
Publication date:
07/07/2010
Sold by:
Random House
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
192
File size:
4 MB

Meet the Author

Katherine Mayfield has performed across the country for more than thirty years. Among her favorite roles are Annie Sullivan in The Miracle Worker and Rosalind in As You Like It. She has also appeared on The Guiding Light. She lives in Lake Pleasant, Massachusetts.

From the Trade Paperback edition.

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Acting A to Z: The Young Person's Guide to a Stage or Screen Career 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
It helped me get into the acting biz and now i have a agent been in 2 print adds 1 runway show and 3 commercial all becaus i picked up this book
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
this book is not a good book actors. the best thing to do is to attend john robert powers they will teach you alot .
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Theater is a way of life. Respect that.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Looks good! I have always wanted to be an actor and this seems a good tool....